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English definition of “oddity”

oddity

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒd.ɪ.ti/ us    /ˈɑː.də.t̬i/
someone or something that is strange and unusual: Even today a man who stays at home to take care of the children is regarded as something of an oddity.
(Definition of oddity from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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